Students voted to nominate two Gwinnett teachers to each receive a $200 gift card from the Georgia School of Orthodontics to help pay for school supplies.
The Barrow County Sheriff's Office arrested a Barrow County Schools teacher after investigators said she had inappropriate relationships with students at Apalachee High School.
Gwinnett County's elections building will bear the name of former Buford City Schools superintendent and Gwinnett County Schools administrator Beauty Baldwin.
Gwinnett County Public Schools is accepting applications from parents and community members for the district’s Instructional Resources Review Committee.
Eighth grade students taking an interest in fields of math, science and technology and seeking rigorous high school course loads have one week to apply to one of the country's peak public schools in terms of academics.
ATLANTA — Gov. Brian Kemp vowed Thursday to give Georgia teachers the second installment of a $5,000 pay raise, despite what promises to be a tight budget year.
Changes to Georgia’s dual enrollment program could be in the offing that would nix free college-level classes for freshman high schoolers.
The Baltimore County Police Department said Sunday a Georgia Gwinnett College professor seriously injured in a hit-and-run on New Years Eve has died.
State legislators from Gwinnett County on both sides of the aisle agree the Quality Basic Education funding formula needs to be updated, but they don't all agree how what a modified formula should look like.
Georgia Schools Superintendent Richard Woods said the state needs to take steps to form a supportive teacher pipeline and assess the state of the rapidly growing dual enrollment program in Georgia.
North Gwinnett Middle School eighth-grader Jillian Vacha won the Gwinnett County Spelling Bee at Discovery High School in Lawrenceville on Saturday.
There were six Georgia DOE announced Distinguished Title I schools, Brookwood students become certified to apply to German colleges, GSMST's German program is honored for excellence and The 13th Cohort of the Aspiring Principals Program graduates.
Hawks guard Brandon Goodwin had a full-circle moment, giving back to Norcross residents at the park where he used to play pickup in high school.
A Georgia Gwinnett College professor is in a Maryland hospital recovering from injuries he received in a hit-and-run accident on New Year’s Eve.
Michelle Rosemond will begin as the vice president for student engagement and success at Georgia Gwinnett College Jan. 13.
More than 70 Gwinnett County public schools have been honored in the Green & Healthy Schools Program, including 23 schools that qualified for the highest recognition, Reaching Higher award level.
A town hall meeting on Jan. 30 at the Zoar United Methodist Church in Snellville will give residents a chance to talk to public figures with prominent roles in education and law enforcement or guest speakers who are running for offices.
Gwinnett County Public Schools most-recently received more than $38 million in Title I, Part A funding. The district hopes these funds will expand its Play 2 Learn pre-K programs to all Title I schools in the near future.
In Georgia, it seems, it doesn’t take much for one form of precipitation to keep school doors shut. The district said schools are prepared to utilize digital learning days in the event of difficult weather as soon as January.
Goodwill and its employees — in partnership with Gwinnett Coalition of Health & Human Services and G.R.E.A.T. Little Minds, a Gwinnett Coalition program — will sort children books for ages 0 to 8 years old as the first book supplier for the program’s little libraries around the county.
It’s common to find a sign declaring a need for school bus drivers in front of schools in Gwinnett County this school year.
Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville announced former Georgia Gwinnett College Dean Cathy Moore as the school's the new Academic Dean.
At its December Board of Education meeting, Buford City Schools approved a new two-year contract for Superintendent Robert Downs.
At one booth in the Providence Christian Academy Giving Market on Dec. 11, four third-grade students tended a table with dozens of LEGO figures suspended in soap.
An awards system meant to provide bonuses to Gwinnett County Public Schools’ most effective teachers is instead being met with concern by educators questioning the system’s fairness and whether or not too many educators are overlooked.
Gwinnett County Public Schools' CEO and Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks' new term was made official by unanimous approval of the Gwinnett County Board of Education on Thursday night.
Some Collins Hill teachers received a letter from an anonymous teacher, who received a raise of approximately $3,172.15. Included with the letter was $20 for each teacher.
The developer behind the sprawling Exchange at Gwinnett development near Coolray Field and the Mall of Georgia cleared their latest hurdle in getting a Tax Allocation District designation for the site Thursday night.
One minute, Paul Duke STEM High School freshmen Kadrese and Cedriece Allen were playing their remixes to songs “SET” and “Melanin” for their classmates. Minutes later, they were playing them for the artist who originally recorded the two songs, R&B singer-songwriter Ciara.
For some students served in Gwinnett County Public Schools’ Special Education program, significant sensory needs can have a big impact on how they interact with others, their ability to focus on learning, and the flow of their day.
Jared Salzinger found his career calling while his father was going through treatment for cancer. He said he's on his way to achieving his dream of helping people heal as a nurse thanks to the flexibility of technical education.
Buford Teacher of the Year brought her dad, Ernie Johnson, into her classroom on Wednesday to read "The Polar Express" to her students and a pre-k class. Pruitt said her students often read to pre-K classes to help sharpen their literacy skills.
Gwinnett County Public Schools will distribute its first performance-based awards next week. There are 3,144 teachers representing 138 schools selected to receive cumulatively more than $12.3 million in bonuses.
The Georgia Association of Secondary School Principals named Lawrenceville's Sweetwater Middle School one of three Distinguished Breakout Middle Schools at a November awards ceremony in Savannah.
Georgia Gwinnett College graduate Benjamin Coker received his diploma along with hundreds of his classmates on Thursday. During his speech, he offered them a personal challenge.
The Buford City Board of Education on Monday approved a two-year calendar for the school district that would make the first day of the 2020-21 school year Aug. 5, a Wednesday, and could set 2021 graduation on a Thursday, May 27.
More than half of Gwinnett County's kindergarteners are unprepared when they start school. Early learning initiatives were a focus of Gwinnett County Public Schools Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks' address to state legislators on Thursday.
Georgia Gwinnett College announced it's bringing on an experienced technology advocate to be its new chief information officer.
Jackson EMC recently donated $25,000 to the Special Needs School of Gwinnett, a nonprofit, private school serving special needs children, for its new building.
Sixth- through eighth-grade art students at Wesleyan School are working on their annual gingerbread house projects.
Gwinnett County Public Schools' Board of Education recently voted to award a $11.4 million contract to Bowen & Watson Inc. for the construction of the fine arts building addition.
Teachers supervising students at recess will be able to watch in the shade thanks to a new structure at Lilburn Elementary School.